A device in which electric signals are converted into audible sound.
soxanidan (#), soxan goften (#)
To utter words with the ordinary voice (not singing) to communicate; to talk.
From M.E. speken "to speak," from O.E. specan, alteration of earlier sprecan "to speak;" cf. Low Germ. spreken "to speak," Du. spreken, Ger. sprechen "to speak;" ultimately from PIE *spreg- "to make a sound, utter, speak."
From M.P. saxwanitan "to speak, to talk," → speech.